CIEL-DE-LIT / BALDAQUIN / CANOPY / CORONA / BED CROWN / BETTHIMMEL / HEMELBED / CIELO DI LETTO / DOSEL / HABEC / / /..... PERFECT FOR SHABBY CHIC, ROMANTIC, ENGLISH COTTAGE, FRENCH COUNTRY CHATEAU, JDL/NORVEGIAN /SWEDISH/NORDIC/SCANDINAVIAN HOME DECOR... This is truly a very rare bed ornament, an antique French bed canopy or ciel de lit, so said "à la polonaise" because the fashion came to France in the 17th century when the Polish aristocrate Marie Leszczynska became Queen of France by her marriage with Louis 15th in 1725 The wooden dome-shaped frame is beautifully covered with antique tapestry featuring wedding baskets filled with pink roses and ribbon bows, it it lined underneath with plain pink. There are passementerie braid ribbons everywhere enhancing the dome shape as shown on y pictures that are important part of my description I dusted it at my best and there is still some wear and staining that for me just add to the vintage château chic charm Measuring 7.25"H x 17.75"W back along the wall x 14 deep from the wall AN UNUSUAL RAVISHING GENUINE ANTIQUE BED CANOPY TO IMAGINE ROMANTICALLY DRESSED WITH MUSLIN DRAPES OR LIGHT FLORAL CURTAINS..The item "FAB BED CANOPY à la Polonaise Rose Basket Tapestry Shabby Chic Ciel de Lit 1875s" is in sale since Sunday, May 10, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Fabric\Cotton". The seller is "bluecherry" and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.